'Hip' new hip replacement

'Hip' new hip replacement

There are 3 comments on the WIAT-TV Birmingham story from Aug 20, 2012, titled 'Hip' new hip replacement. In it, WIAT-TV Birmingham reports that:

Millions of people will have a hip replaced this year. But some may be a little gun shy after a large FDA recall of metal-on-metal devices.

Join the discussion below, or Read more at WIAT-TV Birmingham.

Keith

West Chicago, IL

#1 Aug 23, 2012
People should be informed about the possible effects of hip replacements. In addition to hip replacement implants failing and requiring corrective surgery, hip replacement is also associated with metal poisoning in the bloodstream and tissues damage surrounding the implant. Metal poisoning may elevate the risk of kidney and bladder cancers. DePuy Orthopaedics, a Johnson & Johnson subsidiary, is faced with a large number of lawsuits because of their defective hip implant. More information is found at http://www.depuypinnaclelawsuit.com/hip-repla...
Mary

Philadelphia, PA

#2 Aug 24, 2012
With regard to defective hip replacement devices, legal experts report that numerous patients filed lawsuits against Johnson and Johnson. They were the victims of DePuy hip implants failures such as loosening, fractures, and displacements.

The following are some of the signs that your hip device is defective swelling, pain bearing weight, pain when rising from a seated position, pain while walking, pain on the thigh or groin area, and pain on the hip area.

For a more detailed explanation, see http://www.depuyhipreplacementlawsuit.com
Rebecca

Las Vegas, NV

#4 Feb 22, 2013
It is important to provide information to people especially to those who want to undergo a hip replacement. They should know what are the benefits they can get as well as the possible side effects and complications associated after the surgery. Common complaints by patients after undergoing hip replacement experienced popping squeaking, bone fractures, corrosion, severe pain and etc. Read more information from http://www.rotlaw.com/hip-replacement-lawsuit...

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